\ˈa-pō\ ter·ra : from the earth

Part-time production assistant - Waterbury, CT

We are currently looking for a part-time production assistant for our new production facility in Waterbury, CT.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Help manage raw material + finished goods inventory
  • Help produce natural skincare products
  • Help product cold process soap
  • Help label and package our finished products
  • Assist in cleaning and maintenance of production space

 

This job might be for you if you:

  • Love working with you hands
  • Are able to accept constructive criticism
  • Are able to adapt to change quickly
  • Are detail oriented and organized
  • Love to learn
  • Are able to do basic math and conversions (pop quiz! If 28g = 30 ml of product A, how many grams are in 4 fl oz of product A)
  • Are a problem solver and self starter
  • Have good communication skills
  • Can maintain a clean and organized environment
  • Love natural skincare, aromatherapy, herbalism and/or healthy living.



You should value:

  • Honesty
  • Curiosity
  • Appreciation for sustainability movement
  • Learning
  • Helping others

 

It would be great if you:

  • Have experience making large batches of skincare or food
  • Have a background in chemistry
  • Have experience working in quality control
  • Have food prep experience
  • Have inventory management experience
  • Have knowledge of cold process soap making or skincare formulating
  • Are familiar with Asana
  • Have a passion for sustainability/eco-friendliness
  • Have a passion for healthy living
  • Have a passion for natural skincare

 

Job Type: Part-time, hourly

Please send resume with a cover letter as to why you think you are the right fit for this job and the answer to our the pop quiz (included above under “this job might be for you if you:”) to dominique@apoterra.com.  Put “Production assistant job application” as the subject of your email.  Good luck!